Queens of the Damned: A Horror Podcast
Ep. 16: Battle of the Monsters
Rachel has a tough decision this week; in this episode Maranda and Nikki fight it out to earn the title of "Best Monster". With these unconventional monster choices, Rachel must choose between two movies she loves. Listen to the end to learn more about how you can win a QOTD tshirt!
Ep. 15: She Dunnit
Males usually take the heat for being the most likely to commit murder, but trust us, there are plenty of gals who have done it too. Today we discuss three female killers with an affinity for soap-making, romance magazines, and finding the key to the Fourth World.
Ep. 14: YA Horror
While Maranda is on vacation, Rachel and Nikki are back to talking horror books with one of their favorite genres: Young Adult. They discuss a couple of their favorites, as well as delve into the controversy of content for young readers. Listen to the end for an announcement about an upcoming giveaway!
Miniscares Ep. 2: Morbid Curiosity
Not so long ago, people's lives were intimately linked with death. Now our culture avoids the subject at all costs. But should death really seem so frightening? Join Nikki and her friend Ang as they shake hands with the Grim Reaper and provide you with a preview of a new card game that aims to dispel the fear and taboo surrounding our mortality.
Ep 13: 40 Whacks
Lizzie Borden's alleged murder of her father and stepmother on August 4th, 1892 is arguably one of the most famous double homicides in the United States. But did she really do it? Join us as we examine the facts, rumors, and scientific evidence surrounding the case with our friend Tori, who performed an experiment while getting her Masters to determine whether Lizzie could have been physiologically capable of giving her parents forty whacks.
Ep. 12: Groovy
Hail to the king, baby! This week we dive into one of our favorite franchises, Evil Dead! We laugh the whole way as we take a brief look at each of the movies, including the remake. We finalize the conversation with a recommendation to watch Ash vs. Evil Dead as soon as possible!
Ep. 6: Farmhouse Murders (Pt. 1)
In the first part of our most involved episode yet, we return to the true crime genre to explore the theme of rural murders. Nikki recounts our neighboring state's tragedy with the Villisca Ax Murders, and our first special guest, Aaron E. Sullivan, provides an unsettling account of his favorite true crime story: The Bloody Benders. You'll want to sleep with the lights on tonight.
Ep. 4: To Lose the Senses
This week the trio, unfortunately, drops down to a duo as Nikki and Maranda discuss Horror films revolving around people with disabilities. Nikki takes a look at the 2016 film Hush and Maranda finally delves into the 2016 hit, Don’t Breathe. They round out the episode with an organic conversation about the incredible adaption of Stephen King’s Misery and wrap everything up with the terrifying things they encountered over the past week. If you have not seen Don’t Breathe and want to avoid...
Ep. 3: My Bloody Valentine
Our special Valentine's Day episode. Today, we admit to loving characters that we probably definitely shouldn't, and then try to explain why. Spoiler warnings for Gone Girl, if you're the only person left on this earth who has not yet read it.
Ep. 2.: Manson
Maranda gives us a refresher on the Manson family murders, Rachel discusses the psychology of Emma Cline's novel, The Girls, and Nikki presents a few conspiracy theories surrounding the events.